# New Practical Arithmetic

American book Company, 1901 - Arithmetic - 440 pages
0 Reviews
Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified

### What people are saying -Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### Contents

 Definitions 7 ADDITION 13 SUBTRACTION 21 Definitions 28 Definitions 35 Long Division 41 Contracted Division 47 UNITED STATES MONEY 54
 FACTORING 123 Addition of Fractions 152 Multiplication of Fractions 158 Reduction of Fractional Con 173 DECIMAL FRACTIONS 188 THE METRIC SYSTEM 219 PERCENTAGE 227 Review of Percentage 247

 Multiplication 61 Review of United States 67 54 74 Greatest Common Divisor 97 Addition of Compound Num 108 Multiplication of Compound 117
 Brokerage 264 Definitions and Problems 275 INTEREST 289 Simple Partnership 319 Applications of Mensuration 402 Answers 421

### Popular passages

Page 88 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet — 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30^ square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.
Page 100 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 361 - The square of a number composed of tens and units is equal to the square of the tens, plus twice the product of the tens by the units, plus the square of the units.
Page 95 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) =1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...
Page 374 - On inspecting the above examples, it will be perceived that the cube of a number composed of tens and units is equal to the cube of the tens...
Page 11 - ... one two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen seventeen eighteen nineteen twenty thirty forty fifty sixty seventy eighty ninety one hundred two hundred three hundred four hundred five hundred...
Page 313 - If the payment be less than the interest, the surplus of interest must not be taken to augment the principal; but interest continues on the former principal until the period when the payments, taken together, exceed the interest due, and then the surplus is to be applied towards discharging the principal; and interest is to be Computed on the balance, as aforesaid.
Page 363 - Multiply the complete divisor by the second figure of the root, subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder annex the next period for a new dividend.
Page 76 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.